Contest site for 2020 Harvey Awards now open

Schools may now submit 2019-2020 content in the Rowena Harvey Awards contests, including three new broadcast categories, by visiting the Better BNC contest site and following these instructions: • Select ...

Yearbook advising in uncertain times

By Ada Clark Mooresville HS Yearbook Adviser IHSPA Executive Board President To my friends & fellow yearbook advisers, If you are a fall adviser, we are a dying breed. I ...

2020 newspaper finalists revealed

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 15, 2020 The Indiana High School Press Association is proud to announce the finalists for the 2020 newspaper Hoosier Star Award. IHSPA provides this opportunity for annual ...

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COLUMN: Truth and the lessons it teaches

This column was originally published Monday, Oct. 22, 2018 on TheStatehouseFile.com and ...

COLUMN: Scholastic journalism not immune from anti-media rhetoric

*Director’s Note: The following was originally published by TheStatehouseFile.com Aug. 13, 2018. ...

COLUMN: The true cost of censorship

By Anu Nattam Student Journalist Plainfield High School Earlier this year, five ...

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Celebrate seniors with Hadley Honor Roll

By Ryan Gunterman IHSPA Executive Director Not only am I asking Hoosier student media advisers to continue submitting names for the Diana Hadley Honor Roll, I’m requesting they increase the number of individuals for inclusion within the 2020 class. This annual recognition is presented to scholastic journalists who have displayed journalistic excellence while adhering to […]

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IHSPA seeks distance learning ideas

With Gov. Eric Holcomb announcing all Indiana schools will be closed until at least May 1 due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the state’s teachers and students face more than five weeks of non-traditional learning via distance education platforms. These are circumstances Hoosiers have never faced, so IHSPA would like to create a collection of successful […]

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Avon senior named top journalist

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 10, 2020 The Indiana High School Press Association is honored to recognize Avon High School student journalist Nathan Miller as the 2020 Indiana High School Journalist of the Year. One of four finalists from across the state, contest judges selected the portfolio of the Avon Echo editor-in-chief because it showcased his […]

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